Guiding Language Development: How African American Mothers and Their Infants Structure Play
- The teaching of Afrocentric values by African American parents. Richards, Harriet // Western Journal of Black Studies;Spring97, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p42
Discusses the Afrocentric values taught by African American parents to their children in the United States. Transmission of African self-conciousness indicators to African American children; Structure of the African-American family; Self-concept and racial attitudes of Black children.
- Answers to your intimate questions. Wade, Brenda K. // Heart & Soul;Oct/Nov95, Issue 11, p96
Answers questions related to Afro-American family relationships. Causes of impotence in young men; Adjusting to dating after a divorce; Encouraging a husband to change his eating habits.
- Family functioning as a correlate of disability adjustment for African Americans. Alston, Reginald J.; McCowan, Carla J. // Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin;Jun94, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p277
Discusses family functioning as a correlate of disability adjustment for African Americans. Identification of cultural resources that facilitate adjustment to disability for minority clients; Use of a family strength model; Psychosocial adjustment; Acceptance of disability and nature of family...
- Good loving. Hardy, Kenneth V. // Heart & Soul;Jun/Jul96, Issue 15, p92
Presents answers to inquiries on domestic and sexual relationships of Afro-American men. Includes interpersonal relationships; Dealing with jealousy; Child-rearing tips.
- Good news for single moms. Ridley, Teresa L.; Riddle, Judith Springer // Heart & Soul;Oct/Nov96, Issue 17, p20
Reports on the results of the research showing that black teenage boys not living with their father but having constant communication with them, have lower risk of using drugs and arrest incidents in the United States contrary to the fears of single mothers. Father as the role model for the...
- Working With Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Families: Introduction to Special Series. Brown, Monica R.; Brandon, Regina R. // Intervention in School & Clinic;Nov2009, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p83
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an article on the involvement of African-American families in the process of education by Regina Brandon and Monica Brown, another on the views of American Indian families regarding disability issues, and on the Asian...
- Star siblings. Whetstone, Muriel L. // Ebony;Sep1996, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p54
Presents the views of certain Afro-American individuals on having a celebrity for a brother or sister. Debunking of rumors that exist about the brothers and sisters of celebrities; Includes banker Valerian Butler-Smith, brother of actress Lynn Whitfield; Judge Richard Jones, brother of...
- Celebrities recall best advice given by their fathers. // Jet;06/16/97, Vol. 92 Issue 4, p56
Profiles black celebrities and the best advice given to them by their fathers. Tiger Woods; Whitney Houston; Michael Jordan; Aretha Franklin; Jesse L. Jackson Jr.; Grant Hill; Debbie Allen; Alexis Herman; Ken Griffey Jr.; Wynton Marsalis; Harold Ford Jr.; Gerald Levert.
- Predictors of Anticipated Breastfeeding in an Urban, Low-Income Setting. Mahoney, Martin C.; James, David M. // Journal of Family Practice;Jun2000, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p529
BACKGROUND Although the proportion of women who breastfeed is known to vary by demographic group, breastfeeding practices have not been sufficiently studied among urban, lower income African American populations seen in family medicine centers. METHODS A cross-sectional design was used to...